School of Architecture , Mookambika Technical Campus conducted a 3 day techno cultural fest on February 21,22,23.The theme of the fest was “EAST MEETS WEST-responsible paradigms of sustainable architecture”. Program was inaugurated by the senior most trust member Sri.Puliyannoor Vasudevan Namboothiri in the presence of General Secretary Sri.N Sivadas, Treasurer Sri M P JayanthanNamboothiri,Vice-chairmanDr.Sabain, Sri.B.Rajendran, Prof.Ar.Pushkar Kanvinde, Prof.Ar. Binumol Tom, Ar,Jaigopal Rao, Dr.Deepa G Nair, Principal Santhosh John.
The technical session of the first day included presentation by eminent architects Prof.Ar.Pushkar Kanvinde, Prof.Ar. Binumol Tom, Ar,Jaigopal Rao and Dr.Deepa G Nair on various topics of the subjects of sustainability.
Second day of the fest handled various workshops at different venues. Photography workshop by Ar.Prasanth Mohan, presentation by Ar.Vinu Danial, assistant professors of SOA Ar.Fawaz Thengilan,Ar.Bibu Behanan also led the mud / bamboo workshop . Mural workshop by Renjith Ram were also conducted. NATA workshop for school children aspiring to be architects. This was conducted by Prof.Ar.Pushkar Kanvinde,who is the father of NATA.He was instrumental in implementing NATA exam by the COA in 2009.He was assisted by Ar. Binumol Tom professor of RIT,Kottayam. Second day of the fest ended with the cultural programs by the students of SOA MTC.
Mud workshop continued on the 3rd day. “KUIZO” an annual architectural quiz competition was conducted by the students of SOA MTC. Painting workshop for the eligible school children was conducted by the artist Manoj Narayanan.The three day fest ended with a fashion parade ‘Gods of Yore’ and performance by popular music band Astra13.